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Gerritsen's research investigates how small teams of people--households, or neighborhood communities--constitute and characterize their social id by way of shaping the panorama round them. analyzing such things as condominium construction and habitation, cremation and burial, and farming and formality perform, Gerritsen develops a brand new theoretical and empirical standpoint at the practices that create collective senses of id and belonging. An explicitly diachronic process unearths approaches of cultural and social switch that experience formerly long past overlooked, offering a foundation for a way more dynamic heritage of the past due prehistoric population of this region.

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